Magny-Chatelard tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ornans at 19 km from Magny-Chatelard

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Magny-Chatelard is situated in the Doubs department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Magny-Chatelard in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ornans at 19 km and Lods at 21 km.

Magny-Chatelard, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 19 km (direction west-south-west)

The highlight of your visit to Ornans is the section along the Loue river,...

See Ornans guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

Lods is quite small but very pleasant to explore, in particular the village along...

See Lods guide


at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

The small village of Mouthier-Haute-Pierre is well placed to explore the source of the...

See Mouthier-Haute-Pierre guide


at 23 km (direction west)

The citadel, cathedral and some impressive 16th century townhouses are among the highlights to...

See Besancon guide
Chateau de Cleron

Chateau de Cleron

Castle at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The gardens of the Chateau de Cleron can be seen next to the Loue...

See Chateau de Cleron guide


at 36 km (direction south)

Pontarlier is usually visited as part of a trip to enjoy the local scenery...

See Pontarlier guide


at 39 km (direction east)

Saint-Hippolyte is in a beautiful position on the confluence of the Doubs and Dessoubre...

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Chateau de Joux

Chateau de Joux

Castle at 40 km (direction south)

The Chateau de Joux is an imposing clifftop castle with a 1000 year history...

See Chateau de Joux guide
Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans

Heritage Site at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

The Royal Saltworks at Arc-et-Senans is an entire factory and living spaces that were...

See Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

Although lacking major monuments, Vesoul is a pleasant town to visit with some attractive...

See Vesoul guide


at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

The salt mines at Salins-les-Bains operated from the 13th - 20th century and are...

See Salins-les-Bains guide


at 48 km (direction east-north-east)

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that dominates the...

See Montbeliard guide


at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you can visit the scenic Cirque...

See Arbois guide


at 61 km (direction north-east), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

See Belfort guide

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Markets in and near Magny-Chatelard

  • Besancon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Levier: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Pontarlier: market Thursday (36km)
  • Vesoul: market Thursday & Saturday (46km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (47km)
  • Montbeliard: market Tuesday & Saturday (48km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (48km)
  • Bethoncourt: market Friday (49km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (50km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (55km)

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Tourist attractions near Magny-Chatelard, France

What to do at Magny-Chatelard? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Magny-Chatelard.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de Poudrey (9km)
  • Gorges de Remonot (25km)
  • Défilé d'Entre-Roches (28km)
  • Saut du Doubs (33km)
  • Gorges du Doubs (33km)
  • Forêt de la Joux (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mandeure (45km)
  • Moffans-et-Vacheresse (47km)
  • Montbeliard (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Citadelle de Besançon (22km)

Geography and distances

Magny-Chatelard is in the eastern-center of France at 23 kilometres from Besancon, the department capital (general information: Magny-Chatelard is 346 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Magny-Chatelard

Canton: Vercel-Villedieu-le-Camp

Arrondissement: Besançon

Department: Doubs

Region: Franche-Comte

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 25360

Distance to Magny-Chatelard

from Besancon (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 346 km

from Calais: 526 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 595 km

from Strasbourg: 185 km

Getting here

Most visitors drive via Paris (from the north and west) or via Lyon (from the south), or fly into Geneva to the south For driving distances to Magny-Chatelard from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belmont, Bremondans, Chaux-les-Passavant, Cotebrune, Glamondans, Gonsans, Orsans, Passavant, Vauchamps, Vercel-Villedieu-le-Camp and Verrieres-du-Grosbois.

This page in French: Visiter Magny-Chatelard